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Durham University

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Academic Staff

Publication details for Paul Mansfield

Mansfield, P. & Nolland, D. (2001). Test of gauged N = 8 SUGRA/N = 1 SYM duality at sub-leading order. Physics Letters B 515(1-2): 192-196.

Author(s) from Durham

Abstract

An infra-red fixed point of N = 1 super-Yang–Mills theory is believed to be dual to a solution of five-dimensional gauged
N = 8 supergravity. We test this conjecture at next to leading order in the large N expansion by computing bulk one-loop
corrections to the anomaly coefficient a − c. The one-loop corrections are non-zero for all values of the bulk mass, and not just
special ones as claimed in previous work.